Awards & Winners

Veanne Cox

Date of Birth 19-January-1963
Place of Birth Norfolk
(Virginia, Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area, United States of America, Area code 804, Area code 757)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Actor, Ballet Dancer
Veanne Cox is an American stage and screen actress and former ballet dancer. Cox was born in Norfolk, Virginia. She studied ballet at the Washington School of Ballet, acting at the Studio Theatre's Conservatory in Washington, D.C., and voice at Catholic University. Her Broadway debut was in the Marvin Hamlisch musical Smile. She appeared in the Roundabout Theatre revival of Stephen Sondheim's Company, as "Amy", for which she received a Tony Award nomination, and both The Public Theater and the Broadway productions of Caroline, or Change as Rose. Cox appeared in the made-for-television movie Cinderella as one of the stepsisters, and later acted in Erin Brockovich as Theresa Dallavale. She has appeared in episodes of many television series, such as Boston Legal, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Seinfeld, and Judging Amy. She starred in the Guthrie Theatre production of Private Lives as Amanda in 2007.

Awards by Veanne Cox

Check all the awards nominated and won by Veanne Cox.


Drama Desk Special Award
(For her ability to express the eccentricities, strengths, and vulnerabilities of a range of characters, and notably for her comedic flair as evidenced in this season\u2019s The Old Friends and The Most Deserving.)


Nominations 2007 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Play The Beaux' Stratagem


Nominations 2005 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play Last Easter


Nominations 1996 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical Company
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Company